BFM 89.9

Podcast  >  The Bigger Picture  >  The Daily Digest  >  A Sand Predicament

A Sand Predicament

S. Mageswari, Honorary Secretary, Sahabat Alam Malaysia

26-Nov-19 14:30

A Sand Predicament

Sand – it’s the tiny grains that crunch under our feet as we walk on the beach. It’s in our buildings and roads. And it’s a primary raw material in making the glass screens and the silicon chips in your smartphone. But did you know the world is running out of sand?

Produced by: Tee Shiao Eek

Presented by: Sumitra Selvaraj, Tee Shiao Eek, Lim Sue Ann


Download the BFM mobile app. Stay at home and stay up-to-date.

Tags:  The Bigger PictureThe Daily Digestsandaggregategravelminingconstructionglassconcretesmartphonesbuildingssilicon chipsroadsriverslakesbeachesdesertsPenang South ReclamationJohor Forest Cityban on sand exportsillegal sand miningEnergy, EnvironmentGovernment/Regulatory/Policy MakingIndustrial Goods/ServicesProperty, Real Estate, ConstructionEconomy, MarketsEnvironment/SustainabilityProperty


Life
Dan Lain-Lain

Share this podcast




Play / Pause

Listen now : The Flow (REPEAT)

Today’s Shows



10:00 AM

Breaking Bread (REPEAT)

Mouth-watering Meals from Myanmar, with Myat & Potatoes; Loh Yi Jun (junandtonic.com), Fay Cheng (Myat & Potatoes)

11:00 AM

A Bit of Culture (REPEAT)

12:00 PM

I Love KL (REPEAT)

Clack and Thock; Elaine Lim, Founder, SingaKBD

1:00 PM

Best of Enterprise (REPEAT)

Weaving Great Lives, One Thread At A Time (Malaysia Day Special); Jacquelie Fong, Director of Tanoti

1:30 PM

Raise Your Game (REPEAT)

Lifelong Learning; Juan Perellon, Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL)

2:00 PM

Popcorn Culture (REPEAT)

Review: Space Jam: A New Legacy

2:30 PM

Popcorn Culture (REPEAT)

Throwback Tuesday: Who Framed Roger Rabbit?

3:00 PM

GGWP (REPEAT)

Playstation Showcase 2021 Reaction; Najman Maliki

4:00 PM

Pick Of The Pops

POTP Epi412 - Best Known Songs From The 1960s to 1980s; Patrick Teoh

6:00 PM

Wavelength (REPEAT)

Wavelength Ep258; Ahmad Muriz Che Rose, Conductor , Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra | Dinho, CITYBOIS

7:00 PM

Take Five (REPEAT)

9:00 PM

The Flow (REPEAT)